Tor Browser will block browser plugins such as Flash, RealPlayer, QuickTime, and others: they can be manipulated into revealing your IP address. We do not recommend installing additional add-ons or plugins into Tor Browser. Jul 18, 2013 By Gerry Smith. Navy created Tor, a software that enables people to use the Internet anonymously, it didn’t envision someone like Edward Snowden. Quite the opposite: military programmers originally built the software in the mid-1990s to support government spying operations. Tor is an 'onion-routing' network that protects your privacy online. Tor Project If you're new to internet privacy and security, you've still probably already read references to something called.
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Tor Browser will block browser plugins such as Flash, RealPlayer, QuickTime, and others: they can be manipulated into revealing your IP address.
We do not recommend installing additional add-ons or plugins into Tor Browser
Plugins or addons may bypass Tor or compromise your privacy. Tor Browser already comes with HTTPS Everywhere, NoScript, and other patches to protect your privacy and security.
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